Courtesy EW, here are our first official looks at Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins and Ian McKellen as Gandalf the Grey in the two-part feature The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and The Hobbit: There and Back Again.
A third image, featuring Jackson discussing a scene with Freeman, is included after the jump.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is scheduled to hit theaters on December 14, 2012. The Hobbit: There and Back Again will follow on December 13, 2013. Both films will be released in 3D.
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